The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 24 16 22
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 2 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.14% 3.88% 3.77%
As % of the System Software category 13.33% 27.78% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Average daily rate
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- £256 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -46.05%
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £308 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.98% -12.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+45.00% -6.97%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Liverpool region.

System Software Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
15 18 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 8.52% 13.95% 16.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 11
Average daily rate £275 £275 £275
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £130 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £375 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 6
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.25 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.77% -43.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -11.42%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Liverpool region.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Liverpool region.

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool region citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware Infrastructure.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) VMware ESX
3 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) Clustering
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) EMC
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) SSL
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) SMTP
4 2 (40.00%) FTP
4 2 (40.00%) HTTP
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) IIS
5 1 (20.00%) MS Office
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
5 1 (20.00%) SMS
5 1 (20.00%) DHCP
5 1 (20.00%) HP

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool region citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware Infrastructure. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) SSL
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) SMTP
2 2 (40.00%) FTP
2 2 (40.00%) HTTP
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) SMS
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) WSUS
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) EMC
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) AppSense